Gervais Johnson

Gervais Johnson

CEO and Founder
Gervais (Jay) Johnson is a first-generation Agilist with 20 years of implementation experience within large to small companies across multiple business sectors.

Currently serving as the CEO at the Institute of Engineering and Management, Jay has 30+ years of business and technical experience utilizing cutting-edge technologies to deliver innovative ideas, products, and services.
Jay is currently working with several companies and associations to introduce and evolve Agile. His 16-year tenure at IBM provided insights across organizations and industries that led to transformative outcomes using Agile.

Billy Whala /MBA/

Billy Whala /MBA/

Global Chief Operations Officer
Billy Whala is a productive, efficient, engaging and goal-oriented professional with over 15 years of experience in Project Management, Agile Coaching & Training and Consulting services. He has extensive experience working with different organizations & work environments.

He plays a pivotal role in setting the stage of the Agile and Lean Transformation strategy, understanding the maturity of the organizations and rolling out the Transformation. He is adept @ fostering collaboration & innovation environment, important ingredients in the Agile Environment.
He trains & mentors teams to continue with progress and continuous improvement. He is a catalyst for change, recognizes waste and puts processes in place which make systems and people very efficient. His strategy for change is to include and make people part of it.

Joseph Barjis /PhD/

Joseph Barjis /PhD/

Senior Director - SAFe Leader
Joseph has 20+ years of training experience from private to corporate audiences, startup to Fortune 50, Europe to Silicon Valley, development team to SVP multi-national corporation, top consulting companies to top research universities.

Joseph is a contributor to the SAFe Framework, as well as an adjunct Professor of Agile System Engineering in the heart of Silicon Valley, at San Jose State University.
He authored authentic content on SAFe Framework. He has trained over 2000 students in academic and professional environments in the US, Europe, Russia, Japan, from undergraduate to PhD levels.
Joseph has co-developed a SAFe Exam.

Lonnie Radzinsky

Lonnie Radzinsky

Director of Business Development
Lonnie brings over 25 years of sales, marketing, and management consulting experience to his role as Director of Business Development at Sales Performance International. She brings a wealth of knowledge in the areas of sales process, account management, and sales management effectiveness.

Lonnie is especially gifted working with clients in the early stages of a project to identify the root cause of their sales performance issues and crafting solutions that make sense in their unique situation. Tim is a sought-after speaker and author on advanced sales and marketing topics, and is co-author of The Solution Selling Fieldbook and The Collaborative Sale.

Edgars Kronbergs

Edgars Kronbergs

VP of Innovation Development
Edgars leads product development and innovation at Cosine. He has more than 20 years of extensive, hands-on experience in all facets of technology management, including marketing, sales, software engineering, professional services deliver and P&L accountability.

Edgars is a published author of distinguished thought leadership white papers, and articles in leading industry trade periodicals. Additionally, he teamed with Cosine founder, John Doe, in the co-authorship of The Solution-Centric Organization.